Man arrested outside Ipswich's Sports Direct after alleged assault

There are three police cars in Ipswich town centre on Carr Street. 

There are three police cars in Ipswich town centre on Carr Street. - Credit: Archant

Police restrained and arrested a man outside Sports Direct in Ipswich town centre after claims he assaulted a victim.

Officers from Suffolk police were called to Carr Street, near the Cornhill, shortly after 11.30am on Saturday.

Police said they were looking for a man who had allegedly assaulted someone and pushed shops signs over.

The man was restrained by four officers on the floor outside the Sports Direct store for around 20 minutes before a police van arrived at the scene.

The man was then taken away by officers in a police car.



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